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Challenging the status quo, the twenty-seven year campaign for Southwest Junior College : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1978.
BANC MSS 80/104 c; Phonotape 1273 C
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Title:

Challenging the status quo, the twenty-seven year campaign for Southwest Junior College : oral history transcript: and related material, 1977-1978

Creator/Contributor:

Cox, Odessa Brown, 1922-, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Chall, Malca, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Cox, Sandra Elaine.

Creator/Contributor:

Jackson, Agnes Moreland.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Comments on family background, growing up and education in Alabama; move to Los Angeles in 1944; integration problems; continuing interest in equal rights; campaign for Los Angeles Southwest Junior College, 1965-69; her campaign for election to Board of Trustees, Los Angeles City Junior College District, 1969; organization and work of the Southeast Interracial Council.
Appended: photocopies of documentary material supporting the interview.
With this: photocopies of additional documentary material.

Date:

1977 (issued)

Subject:

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Southwest Community College (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Community College District.
Southeast Interracial Council, Los Angeles.
African Americans
African American women -- California
Education -- California
Civil rights -- United States
Education -- California -- Los Angeles
Community colleges -- California -- Los Angeles
Segregation in education -- California -- Los Angeles
United States -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

Odessa Cox; tape recorded interview conducted by Malca Chall in 1977. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1978 :
Introductions by Sandra Cox and Agnes Moreland Jackson.
Tape-recorded interviews conducted 1977 by Malca Chall for the Regional Oral History Office, Bancroft Library.
Phonotape also available.
Copies of photographs inserted.
Also available online.
Copyright by The Regents of the University of California. This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
[7], xii, 149 leaves ; 28 cm. + related material.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z2329
BANC MSS 80/104 c
Phonotape 1273 C

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Copyright by The Regents of the University of California. This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Related Item:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z2329